Date/Time: Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 at 11:34PM
Location: Vera Way, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department arrested a 25-year-old Dover man on weapons charges following an incident in the area of Vera Way and College Road. Officers were called to a report of subjects fighting in that area at approximately 11:34PM on Tuesday night. While responding, information was received that a black male wearing a dark shirt and tan pants exited a gray vehicle at the scene and fired a weapon and then fled. After interviewing several people at the scene, officers located the vehicle (gray Acura TL) in the area of Walker Road and North State Street and conducted a high-risk traffic stop. Eric Lloyd (25) was taken into custody without incident. Officers then located a shotgun in the front passenger seat with the same ammunition that was found on scene.
Lloyd was committed to JTVCC in default of $32,500 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Aggravated Menacing (4x)
-Reckless Endangering (5x)